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Diabetic neuropathy: a guide to pain management

Diabetic neuropathy is a frequent complication of diabetes. With no treatments targeting the underlying mechanisms, strategies focus on preventative care and pain management.

Editor's Choice

GLP-1 RAs not linked to suicidality in older people with T2D

22-07-2024 Type 2 Diabetes News

GLP-1 receptor agonists are not linked to an increased risk for suicidal thoughts or actions versus SGLT-2 or DPP4 inhibitors in older adults with type 2 diabetes.

The lower the better for BP treatment

17-07-2024 Hypertension News

Reducing systolic blood pressure to less than 120 mmHg versus 140 mmHg prevents major vascular events in patients at high CV risk.

Necrotizing myopathy in a woman with type 1 diabetes

Open Access Diabetes-associated Diseases Case Study

Identifying the cause of muscle necrosis can be a diagnostic challenge, as shown by this case of diabetic myonecrosis complicated by pyomyositis and abscess caused by Escherichia coli.

Greater weight loss with tirzepatide than semaglutide

16-07-2024 Obesity News

Treatment with tirzepatide leads to greater weight loss than semaglutide in people with overweight or obesity, regardless of type 2 diabetes.

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Obesity Clinical Trial Summary

At a glance: The STEP trials

A round-up of the STEP phase 3 clinical trials evaluating semaglutide for weight loss in people with overweight or obesity.

Developed by: Springer Medicine

Using CGM to optimize type 2 diabetes management with non-intensive insulin treatment in primary care

With the growing importance of primary care in diabetes, this podcast discusses the evidence on continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) use, the role of primary healthcare, and practical tips for interpreting the ambulatory glucose profile (AGP) report. 

Supported by: Abbott Diabetes Care

Prof. Samuel Seidu
Developed by: Adis

Case Studies

Necrotizing myopathy in a woman with type 1 diabetes

Open Access Diabetes-associated Diseases Case Study

Identifying the cause of muscle necrosis can be a diagnostic challenge, as shown by this case of diabetic myonecrosis complicated by pyomyositis and abscess caused by Escherichia coli.

Abnormal glycated hemoglobin level in a patient with diabetes

Open Access Type 2 Diabetes Case Study

HbA1c levels that don’t match the clinical picture need further investigation. Other factors, such as Hb variants, can interfere with the HbA1c measurement and make glycemic control difficult to achieve.

A challenging case of CAP

Open Access Community-Acquired Pneumonia Case Study

A woman presenting with community-acquired pneumonia developed several serious complications, likely due to co-existence of poorly controlled diabetes and a late diagnosis of thyroid cancer.

Episode 10: Disease-modifying therapy for type 1 diabetes

Reducing the burden of type 1 diabetes

Despite many recent advances in its management, type 1 diabetes remains a burden for those living with the condition.

Prof. Chantal Mathieu explains the progress being made with disease-modifying therapy for type 1 diabetes and how it has the potential to transform the current treatment landscape.

Prof. Chantal Mathieu

Current Reviews

Suitability and Usefulness of a Flexible Dosing Timing of Oral Semaglutide to Maximize Benefit in Clinical Practice: An Expert Panel

Open Access Semaglutide Review

From clinical trials and observational data, oral semaglutide has proven to be the most effective second-line oral therapy for the management of patients with type 2 diabetes. This review aims to describe the perspective of an Italian expert panel …

Radiomics in ophthalmology: a systematic review

Medical imaging plays a critical role in the diagnosis, monitoring, and management of various ophthalmic diseases [ 1 ]. Imaging modalities including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), optical coherence tomography (OCT) …

Diabetic kidney disease: the kidney disease relevant to individuals with diabetes

Open Access Diabetic Nephropathy Review article

In individuals with diabetes, chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major comorbidity. However, it appears that there is worldwide confusion regarding which term should be used to describe CKD complicated with diabetes: diabetic nephropathy, diabetic …

Hepatokines: unveiling the molecular and cellular mechanisms connecting hepatic tissue to insulin resistance and inflammation

Insulins Review

Insulin resistance arising from Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) stands as a prevalent global ailment, a manifestation within societies stemming from individuals’ suboptimal dietary habits and lifestyles. This form of insulin resistance …

Insulins Clinical Trial Summary

At a glance: The ONWARDS insulin icodec trials

A round-up of the ONWARDS phase 3 clinical trials evaluating the novel weekly insulin icodec in people with diabetes.

Developed by: Springer Medicine

CME & eLearning

Videos | Case Scenarios | Infographics (Link opens in a new window)

1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Refine the application of CGM technology in primary care to enhance the management of type 2 diabetes. Benefit from key updates and experiential learning using CGM devices, and practice your clinical decision-making skills.

Supported by:
  • Abbott
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

Tweetorials | Vodcasts | Infographics (Link opens in a new window)

1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Stay up to date with the rapidly changing CGM landscape. Learn how to implement and integrate CGM into diabetes management to improve patient care and outcomes.

Supported by:
  • Abbott
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

Vodcasts | Case Scenarios (Link opens in a new window)

Expert guidance on the multidisciplinary approach to identifying and managing chronic kidney disease in patients with type 2 diabetes, plus patient scenarios to assist your decision-making and put the latest clinical guidelines into context.

This program is not available to users in the UK and US.

Supported by:
  • Novo Nordisk A/S
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

Further Reading

Barriers and Strategies to Optimize the Use of Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists in People with Type 2 Diabetes and High Cardiovascular Risk or Established Cardiovascular Disease: A Delphi Consensus in Spain

Open Access Type 2 Diabetes Original Research

In people with type 2 diabetes (T2D), cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a highly prevalent and well-established risk factor for morbidity and mortality. Approximately one-third of people with T2D develop CVD, and CVD is estimated to be the cause of …

Reliability of heart rate in reflecting cardiac sympathetic overdrive in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Open Access Type 2 Diabetes Research Article

In type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) elevated resting heart rate (HR) values are associated with an increased cardiovascular risk independently on other confounders. This has been shown years ago by the results of prospective longitudinal studies [ 1 …

Estimating risk of consequences following hypoglycaemia exposure using the Hypo-RESOLVE cohort: a secondary analysis of pooled data from insulin clinical trials

Open Access Hypoglycemia Original Research

Hypoglycaemia may occur as a consequence of insulin therapy or insulin secretagogue treatment combined with deficiencies in the normal physiological counterregulatory defences [ 1 ]. The negative consequences (physical and psychological) of …

Diabetic kidney disease: the kidney disease relevant to individuals with diabetes

Open Access Diabetic Nephropathy Review article

In individuals with diabetes, chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major comorbidity. However, it appears that there is worldwide confusion regarding which term should be used to describe CKD complicated with diabetes: diabetic nephropathy, diabetic …

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